||Evan Di Petrillo
Mentor: Guido Tabellini
2015-current Student, MSc (ESS), Università Bocconi. Current GPA: 28/30
2002-2007 Student, Undergraduate program (BS Economics, BA Political Science), University of Rhode Island. GPA: 3.37/4.0 (Cum Laude) 26/30. Final grade: 106/110. Thesis supervisor: N/A
1998-2002 High school (Coventry High School, Coventry, RI, USA). Final grade: 3.7/4.0
Awards and Scholarships
2002 Centennial Scholar full tuition merit-based scholarship
2002-2007 Dean’s List
2006 Pi Mu Epsilon Mathematics Honor Society
2014 GRE: 170 Verbal, 170 Quantitative, 4.5 Writing
2013-2015 US Navy Admiral’s Aide: Assistant to the commander of all US Navy submarines in the Western Pacific and Middle East. Awarded Navy Commendation Medal.
2008-2013 US Navy Nuclear Submarine Officer: Led 28-person team in charge of nuclear power plant and tactical operations. Awarded Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (x2) and Meritorious Unit Citation.
2011 Emergency Logistics Officer: Directed radiological personnel and equipment to Allied ships after the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear reactor accident that struck Japan. Awarded Navy Commendation Medal and Humanitarian Service Medal.
2006 Internship at Canadian Embassy (Economic Section) in Washington, DC: Performed legislative research on Congressional actions impacting Canadian economic interests.
Other languages: Italian (B1), German (A2)
Extra Curricular Activities
2005-2006 Youth Mentor Volunteer at Chariho Middle School, RI, USA
Other Skills and Interests
Sport activities: Running, weight lifting
Hobbies: Travel, hiking